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Posted on: October 3, 2023

[ARCHIVED] Big Country Pumpkin Chase November 4

Big Country Pumpkin Chase November 4th at 9am - register at abilenetx.gov/signup

Fall runs feel extra fun... The crisp chill in the air, the changing colors, and the sound of crunching leaves under feet is as satisfying as it gets. So join us at Johnson Park for our annual Big Country Pumpkin Chase on Saturday, November 4th!

The Pumpkin Chase will have four race distances: 1K, 5K, 10K, & Half Marathon. This is a timed event and all participants will receive a finisher prize. Start & Finish lines are the same spot at Johnson Park. Route Style: 1K is a Loop, all others are Out & Back. The course is a paved road with a wide shoulder.

Runners can register for $35 in advance at abilenetx.gov/signup or $45 on the day of the race. Registration opens at 8:00 am on November 4th at the Johnson Park North Pavilion and closes at 8:45am. The race will begin at 9:00am.

For any other questions, email parksandrec@abilenetx.gov. We hope to see you Saturday, November 4th!


Click to view the race routes: 

1K route

5K route

10K route

Half Marathon route

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